1 killed, 2 injured in vehicle collision

Jajpur: One person was killed and two others were injured when their two-wheeler collided with a truck near Suansahi chhak on National Highway no-5 in Jajpur district on Sunday, police said.

While the deceased was identified as Ramachandra Pati (62) of Icchapur, the injured are Mayadhar Malik (50) of Arada and Surendra Sahu (31) of Icchapur village under Kuakhia police station limits.

The injured were rushed to a government hospital at Dharmasala and later shifted to SCB Medical College in Cuttack.